Android Application Team Lead

Motorola Solutions UK Limited, Ireland Branch
Cork, Ireland

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we're guided by a shared purpose - helping people be their best in the moments that matter - and we live up to our purpose every day by solving for safer. Because people can only be their best when they not only feel safe, but are safe. We're solving for safer by building the best possible technologies across every part of our safety and security ecosystem. That's mission-critical communications devices and networks, AI-powered video security & access control and the ability to unite voice, video and data in a single command center view. We're solving for safer by connecting public safety agencies and enterprises, enabling the collaboration that's critical to connect those in need with those who can help. The work we do here matters.

Department Overview

Innovation is the oxygen of our company, and in 2023, we invested more than US$850 million in research and development (R&D). We’re now opening a new Research & Development Centre in Cork, Ireland focused on designing software for the company’s comprehensive land mobile radio (LMR) portfolio, with plans for expansion across other technologies in the future.

Motorola Solutions’ ecosystem of technologies is centred on safety and security, with LMR representing a foundational core. The company has deployed more than 13,000 LMR networks worldwide, trusted by governments and enterprises for highly secure communications designed to work in the most extreme conditions. Modernised with broadband and advanced data applications, LMR remains at the forefront of providing public safety agencies with the communications they rely on and need.

You’ll be part of our diverse and experienced global team, developing meaningful solutions that support thousands of public safety agencies and enterprises worldwide in solving complex safety and security challenges. Come join our team to work on real-world projects with a real-world impact.

Job Description

We Design and Develop Android applications for mission critical two way radios.

  • This role provides an opportunity to apply and expand your skills working with a team of experienced professionals, including product owners, technical leads, architects, and project delivery teams.
  • You will be involved in developing and maintaining Android applications by collaborating with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features


  • Lead/Manage all aspects of the product development process including requirement definition, design, implementation and testing.
  • Able to manage engineering and also project the software for the products.
  • Collaborate with different stakeholders from SW development, System Test, PDM, SCM, Quality and Hardware.
  • Responsible for timeline alignment and resources management.
  • Inter-group and intra-group teamwork in a multi-site world-wide development environment.
  • Responsible for meeting project's deliverables and timeline requirements in a highly dynamic environment.
  • Manage team's performance and quality metrics.
  • Contribute to the improvement of existing software development processes
  • Analyze, design, develop and maintain software for the organization's products and systems.
  • Participating in code reviews, refactoring, and testing activities to ensure the delivery of robust and efficient software
  • Performing software best practices including Unit Test, Test Automation, Continuous Integration and Knowledge sharing activities
  • Staying up to date with the latest Android technologies and industry trends

Basic Requirements


  • A degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical discipline with experience building cross-platform native apps (iOS and/or Android) and web applications

  • Thorough knowledge of Android mobile app deployment using Java or Kotlin and familiarity with Android SDK, Android Studio

  • Prior experience in version control systems and Exposure to Jetpack Compose with hands-on experience in building UIs

  • Familiarity with a wide range of Android Framework components such as Bluetooth, Sensors, Widgets, Services, etc.

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect applications to back-end service

  • Knowledgeable in modern mobile and frontend build pipelines and tools

  • Familiarity with Android security features and mechanisms

  • Solid understanding of software engineering principles and practices

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities


Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan



Motorola Solutions UK Limited, Ireland Branch

EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally-protected characteristic. 

We are proud of our people-first and community-focused culture, empowering every Motorolan to be their most authentic self and to do their best work to deliver on the promise of a safer world. If you’d like to join our team but feel that you don’t quite meet all of the preferred skills, we’d still love to hear why you think you’d be a great addition to our team.

We’re committed to providing an inclusive and accessible recruiting experience for candidates with disabilities, or other physical or mental health conditions. To request an accommodation, please email [email protected].